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College Tales: Dartmouth Dorm Fire Disaster

August 8, 2022

If you’ve lived in on-campus housing at a college, then you probably have an infamous fire story that you still tell people when they ask about your experience with university housing. Whether it be a cooking disaster or a lit candle gone awry, dorm fires are more common than you may think, and they often leave students liable. 

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Spring Break: A College Student’s Guide to Risks

Nationwide, nearly 20 million college students are preparing to take their midterm exams before heading off to enjoy spring break. With dropping Covid-19 case numbers and an overall better outlook on the pandemic, many students are extra eager to escape from hectic college life. …

March 7, 2022
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Spring Break Safety Tips

No matter where you are heading on vacation this spring break, safety should always be a consideration. Here are a few tips for college students to stay safe this spring break season.…

February 16, 2022
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Apartment Safety Tips for Renters

When it comes to living in your first apartment, safety is just as important as location or amenities. As opposed to single-family homes, apartments are 85% more likely to be targeted for crimes such as theft, according to the National Crime Prevention Council. Fortunately,…

September 10, 2021
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How to Stay Safe in College

College can be a crazy and scary new step in every incoming freshman’s life. Whether attending college in your hometown or 6+ hours away, it is important to stay safe on and off campus. A new location and responsibilities can leave you vulnerable. Below…

July 1, 2021
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Cybersecurity Measures to Take as a Remote College Student

Remote learning has become the norm for many college students all over the country. It was already growing in popularity over the last several years. But, the COVID-19 pandemic created a boom in remote learning to keep everyone safe. Moving into a post-pandemic world,…

March 16, 2021
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Safety for College Students Over the Holidays

With the holidays and subsequent winter break quickly approaching, it’s time to start making plans. As stressful as this time of year can be, especially now with the COVID-19 pandemic still in full swing, it’s imperative you’re taking the right precautions to keep your…

December 3, 2020